Withdrawal of antihypertensive drugs in older people (Protocol)

Zaheer Ud Din Babar, Todd M. Gammie, Danijela Gnjidic, Emily Reeve, Vanessa Jordan, Sarah N. Hilmer, Ingrid Hopper, Christine Y. Lu

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This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows: To investigate whether withdrawal of antihypertensive medicines is feasible, and evaluate the effects of withdrawal of antihypertensive medicines on mortality, cardiovascular outcomes, hypertension and quality of life in older people.

Original languageEnglish
Article numberCD012572
Number of pages12
JournalCochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 27 Feb 2017

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